Basil Watts

English rugby league footballer

Basil J. Watts (15 June 1926[4] – 31 December 2019), also known by the nickname of "Baz", was an English World Cup winning professional rugby league footballer. He played in the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. He played at representative level for Great Britain and England, and at club level for York.

Basil Watts
Personal information
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Weight 14 st 3 lb (90 kg)
Playing information
Position Second-row
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1949–61 York 354 65 0 0 195
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1953 England 1 1 0 0 1
1954–55 Great Britain 5 1 0 0 3
Source: [1][2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  3. "Great Britain Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl.co.uk. 31 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  4. "1939 Register", Findmypast

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